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|1/21/2009||HOUSE STIMULUS PROPOSAL "ENCOURAGING," BUT MORE CAN BE DONE TO PUT CONSTRUCTION WORKERS BACK ON THE JOB|
|1/12/2009||NEW NATIONAL TRAINING GUIDELINES WILL HELP BUILD BETTER, MORE SUCCESSFUL CONSTRUCTION WORKFORCE|
|1/8/2009||Two-Thirds of Nation's Construction Companies Planning Layoffs This Year, New Construction Employment and Business Forecast Finds|
|12/22/2008||ASSOCIATED GENERAL CONTRACTORS OF AMERICA URGES EPA TO DENY CALIFORNIA REQUEST TO ENFORCE COSTLY AND UNSAFE RULE REQUIRING RETROFIT OR REPLACEMENT OF MOST HEAVY CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT|
|12/19/2008||STATEMENT: CALIFORNIA'S DECISION TO CUT BILLIONS IN LOANS FOR VITAL INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS REMINDER OF DESPERATE NEED FOR FEDERAL STIMULUS|
|12/19/2008||STATEMENT: REPRESENTATIVE LAHOOD IS THE RIGHT CHOICE TO OVERSEE THE STIMULUS, REBUILD INFRASTRUCTURE|
|12/16/2008||NEW NATIONWIDE AND STATE-BY-STATE DATA SHOWS CLEAR ECONOMIC BENEFITS OF INFRASTRUCTURE STIMULUS INVESTMENTS|
|12/15/2008||ASSOCIATED GENERAL CONTRACTORS OF AMERICA URGES CALIFORNIA TO REVISIT COSTLY AND UNSAFE RULE REQUIRING RETROFIT OR REPLACEMENT OF MOST HEAVY CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT|
|11/7/2008||JOBS REPORT UNDERSCORES URGENCY OF INFRASTRUCTURE STIMULUS, AGC SAYS|
|11/5/2008||VOTERS NATIONWIDE APPROVE INFRASTRUCTURE FUNDING|
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